Pimachiowin Aki World Heritage Nomination

cover of Pimachiowin Aki World Heritage nomination documentPimachiowin Aki is 33,400 sq.km. of boreal forest and home to five First Nations that, together with the provinces of Manitoba and Ontario, are leading the nomination of the area as a World Heritage Site. The nomination document, excluding its extensive appendices, is available online at pimachiowinaki.org.

Michael O’Flaherty served as one of the authors on the cultural material in the nomination, provided editing for the nomination document, and wrote both the international cultural comparative analysis and an extensive summary of the 11 cultural landscape study papers that describe cultural values in Pimachiowin Aki.